Monthly Archives: July 2011

Civil Disobedience at the Capitol

Well, an exciting day with on the job as my supervisor, the director of the justice team for the Sisters of Mercy, was arrested doing¬†civil disobedience¬†in the Rotunda of the Capitol. It was all planned out in advance, for them … Continue reading

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An Increase in Panhandling?

I’m not sure if it’s my imagination, or if there really are a lot more people out on the streets and on the Metro begging for money. There seem to be a lot more, in a variety of forms, than … Continue reading

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Exploring My Environs by Bike

With a renewed sense of adventure, I set out on my bike with cycling map in my pack and a vague sense of where I was going. And I was thrilled to discover a wonderful loop that very nearly connected … Continue reading

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Return to the National Mall

I’m back from Chicago and was feeling like I needed to feel like I was really back in DC, so I set out for the Mall this afternoon. It was really hopping. The Smithsonian Folklife Festival was going on under … Continue reading

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